Working / Pre-Print Papers

Samaras, G. Golden Dawn’s Nikolaos Michaloliakos and the Marriage between Extremism and Populism: Leaders Series.

Samaras, G. A Nostalgia for the Dictatorship: How Politics, Religion and Masculinity Shaped the Voting Behaviour of Greek Far-right Supporters during the Fiscal Crisis.

Samaras, G. Hide & Seek on Twitter and Facebook: How Greek Extremists organised on Social Media.

Samaras, G. Golden Dawn’s Visual Diary – An Analysis of Content shared by Greek Extremists from 2012 to 2019. SSRN Papers. 2021.

Samaras, G. Outlawing Golden Dawn: Dealing with Right-wing Extremism in Greece, European Institute of the Mediterranean Yearly Review.

Samaras, G. The End of Golden Dawn, The Conversation / Hong Kong Journal of Law and Public Affair.

Selected Media Engagement

Visual Extremism on Metaverse: What will it look like? UCL Europe. February 2022.

Why do Young People abandon Facebook? (Comment) Kathimerini. January 2022.

Digital Extremism in Europe. King’s College London - Philosophy, Politics and Economics Society Podcast. December 2021.

A Rising Threat in the North. Neos Kosmos. December 2021.

Infotagion: the Rise of Online Extremism in Greece. Infotagion with Damian Collins MP. November 2021.

Cyprus: what is Elam, the far-right nationalist party seeking success after the demise of Golden Dawn? The Conversation. August 2021.

We’re Sexist. Kathimerini. February 2021.

Trump, Europe, Authoritarianism. Kathimerini. November 2020.

How does WFH affect life and workload? (Comment). Kathimerini. November 2020.

Golden Dawn’s Final Tango. Kathimerini. September 2020.

Covid-19 and the Far Right Response. LSE European Policy and Politics. July 2020.

Has the Coronavirus Proved a Crisis too far for Europe's Far Right Outsiders? The Conversation. July 2020.

Black Lives Matter and Social Change. Kathimerini. June 2020.

The Rise and Fall of Panos Kamenos. Huffington Post. January 2019.

From Nairobi to Aegean Sea: A Year in the Refugee Crisis. CNN International. March 2017.

Trump’s Grotesque Relations with New York’s Art Scene. CNN Greece. August 2016.


The Extreme Going Mainstream: An Investigation into Golden Dawn’s Online Identity, King’s Colle London. PhD Thesis. 2021.

Investigating the Internal Impact of the Greek Debt Crisis on the Quality of Tertiary Education. King’s College London MA Thesis. August 2018.

The European Referendum of 1975: An Analysis of Media Rhetoric. University of Westminster MA Thesis. August 2015.